Essentia Analytics has built a platform for fund managers that examines historical trade and identifies behavioural patterns to help identify what they are good at, and what is preventing better performance.
Having set up shop at the Level 39 start-up accelerator in Canary Wharf, ACE Consensus is attempting to shake up the way in which we go about making investment decisions.
Stockomendation will now begin to build out its sales and marketing presence in the UK and US following an undisclosed funding round.
Cloud-based peer-to-peer payments platform FairFX is now a public company after the business joined London's junior stock exchange.
Equity crowdfunding platform has topped up a £3.8 million venture capital round by using its own platform to raise £1.2 million.
Payment fraud prevention technology Retail Decisions has been sold to ACI Worldwide through a deal worth $205 million.
Peer-to-peer debt finance platform Funding Circle has returned to its investor base to raise $65 million of expansion funds.
Having previously only used its own crowdfunding platform to raise growth capital, Crowdcube has secured institutional backer Balderton Capital as a new investor.
Personal wealth manager Nutmeg.com has raised $32 million of institutional capital two years after launching in the UK.
Financial technology business TransferWise has been successful in securing investment from both sides of the Atlantic through a $25 million fundraising.
Mergers and acquisition activity by AIM companies hit a four-year high in 2013, bucking the general UK trend. So far, 2014 has shown a similar buoyancy.
Technology start-up Pockit has been described as being 'superbly placed' by Sir Alex Ferguson, after the former Manchester United manager joined a £1 million seed funding round for the company.
UK-based Satago has utilised private backers investing through the AngelList platform to raise $1 million of new capital.
Richard Branson and Ashton Kutcher-backed BitPay has now raised more institutional capital than any other start-up in the space following a latest round worth $30 million.
Payments service iZettle has secured $55.5 million of new growth capital to accelerate the roll out of its hardware and software products.
As managing director of property finance business Folk2Folk, David Brown explains why peer-to-peer is growing through opening up the finance market, and how his business fits in.
Bowmark Capital has snapped up the stake of insurance intermediary iprism Underwriting Agency held by Magenta Partners.
A host of well-known venture capital firms are uniting to back the future growth of payments engine The Currency Cloud as the British business looks to increase transaction numbers.
Here, we look at the procedures surrounding business recovery, such as liquidation and company voluntary agreements.
Having endured some testing times since the economic crisis, Edward Craft, partner at Wedlake Bell, argues that the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) is back on form.
From a council estate in Liverpool to a public market exit, young business builder Mark Pearson has always been at the forefront of innovation and market trends.
Recruiting for fast-growth businesses is a key component to maintaining development, but is a task fraught with issues involving time, talent pool, resources and intuition.
Funding constraints can be terminal for growth businesses, which is why follow-on support must become a key component of an investor and company relationship.
Research report into the top-performing 100 companies below the FTSE 350 and on AIM.